Globenews directly surveyed over
1500 UK companies, both public and private firms, to compile the Hot 500 ranking.
They looked at the top-line turnover (revenue) growth between 1994 and 1997. All the
financial figures came directly from the companys, or from other official sources such as
Companies House. The research was conducted in April, May and June of 1998 and the results
were announced on July 1.
Bluepoint Corporation Ltd is at the No.161
in the HOT500 ranking.